Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 47 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.32% 2.60% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 2.94% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 16
Shropshire median annual salary £71,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.67% -6.25% -23.08%
West Midlands median annual salary £42,200 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.61% -3.75% +6.67%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 369 510 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.64% 88.39% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 264 385 243
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,384
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Shropshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Shropshire.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Shropshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Shropshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Shropshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -8 12 £71,500 +59.82% 2
Shrewsbury - 3 £42,000 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Validation
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
1 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 10 (66.67%) QMS
2 10 (66.67%) BPMN
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Pega
2 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (66.67%) REST
2 10 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 10 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (66.67%) Case Management
2 10 (66.67%) Data Management
2 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (66.67%) BPEL
2 10 (66.67%) Document Management
2 10 (66.67%) Maven
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) SOAP
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (66.67%) Apache
1 10 (66.67%) Documentum
1 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
1 10 (66.67%) Pega Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
1 10 (66.67%) REST
1 10 (66.67%) SOAP
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
1 11 (73.33%) Validation
2 10 (66.67%) BPEL
2 10 (66.67%) BPMN
2 10 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Data Management
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Document Management
2 10 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 10 (66.67%) QMS
2 10 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) SOA
2 10 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 10 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) EMC
1 10 (66.67%) Pega